Auction 153, Lot 355


"Mexico", Arrowsmith, Aaron, Jr.

Subject: Western United States & Mexico

Period: 1817 (dated)

Publication: A New General Atlas…

Color: Black & White

9.7 x 7.8 inches
24.6 x 19.8 cm

This attractive map depicts the provinces of Mexico, spanning from Lake Tipanogos (Great Salt Lake) south to Campeche. Texas is not named on the map. The west coast is labeled New Albion with several place names located along the coast including San Francisco and San Diego, but the Great Basin region is almost entirely blank. The topography and river systems are well represented. Published by A. Constable in Edinburgh.


Condition: B+

A dark impression with very faint damp stains in the lower and left-hand portions of the map image.

Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 5/20/2015